The All-American Fourth Of July

With the Fourth of July quickly approaching it's time to finalize your holiday plans. Luckily, in Owensboro, there is so much to do, from neighborhood barbecues to The All-American Fourth of July. With so much going on, it can be hard to know where you should go. Well, The All-American... [read more]

The Best Camping Spots In Owensboro

Camping
Camping: A lost art. Or is it? Throughout the years, the concept of camping has drastically changed. This, in part, is due to technology, the internet, and new inventions that aim for comfort and easy access. Some might say there’s nothing wrong with that – that camping can be whatever... [read more]

Taste The Beach At These Restaurants In Owensboro

Oyster Bar
Although there may not be many beaches in Owensboro, or even in Kentucky for that matter, that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy delicious seafood at one of these popular restaurants in Owensboro. From calamari to crab cakes and everything in-between, you’ll find tasty seafood dishes that you and your family... [read more]

Dazzling Daylily Festival

Summer brings with it many things besides the warm weather. Fresh flowers, white clouds, and the warm breeze that we always love are just some of the reasons why summer is many people’s favorite season. This year, in Owensboro, Kentucky, there are plenty of reasons to get out and enjoy... [read more]

Preservation Station Market Days

Outdoor Market
Have you ever been to Preservation Station Market Days? This Owensboro event takes place on the first Saturday and Sunday of the month from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Market Days usually brings in anywhere from 60–120 vendors plus food and music. If you’ve never been, clear your schedule for... [read more]

Live on the Banks

Outdoor Music
Summers are a wild time in Owensboro. It seems like there is always something going on, but Live on the Banks just might be the best of all the activities. This free outdoor concert series starts on May 26 and runs through September 29. Stop by the Smothers Park-Overlook Stage... [read more]

Friday After 5

friday after 5
It’s Friday, and it’s after 5. Where do you go in Owensboro? Starting on May 18, you can go to Friday After 5. That’s when the award-winning summer festival is set to return. This festival runs for 16 consecutive Fridays, and this will be its twenty-second year. Stop by the... [read more]

2018 International Bar-B-Q Festival

BBQ
You know when something’s been around for 40 years, it’s a big hit. That’s certainly the case with the International Bar-B-Q Festival. It’s coming to Owensboro for its 40th year on May 11 and 12. This year’s festival is packed with events that you’re sure to love. Get the details... [read more]

Cork and Cuisine Derby at Owensboro Convention Center

Cork & Cuisine Derby
The Kentucky Derby is on May 5, and you can enjoy a little pre-Derby fun at the Cork and Cuisine Derby at the Owensboro Convention Center. This Derby-themed event will be on May 3 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., and it will be full of fun. Tickets are $65.25... [read more]